Local DAR Chapter honors Vietnam War veterans

April 20, 2014
These local Vietnam War veterans were among those honored at a special DAR ceremony held Saturday.

These local Vietnam War veterans were among those honored at a special DAR ceremony held Saturday.

Members of a local service club gathered at Union College Saturday to honor local soldiers who fought in a war that claimed more than 58,000 American lives.


This year marks the 50th anniversary of the beginning of the Vietnam War, which ended on April 30, 1975.

On Saturday morning, the Dr. Thomas Walker Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution hosted a breakfast and special ceremony to honor the 44 Knox countians who served in Vietnam.  The content you are trying to view is available only to subscribers. Please log-in or go to Register to subscribe today!

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